1978 Spanish Grand Prix

Race Winner
Country
Spain
Circuit
Round
7
Laps
75
Pole
Fastest Lap
Andretti, 1m 20.06s
1978 Season
Past Results

Race Results

Position Driver No. Team Vehicle Time Points

1

Mario Andretti

5

John Player Team Lotus

Lotus 79-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 41m 47.06s

9

2

Ronnie Peterson

6

John Player Team Lotus

Lotus 79-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 42m 6.62s

6

3

7

Jacques Laffite

26

Equipe Ligier Gitanes

Ligier JS9-Matra (Goodyear)

1h 42m 24.3s

4

4

5

Jody Scheckter

20

Walter Wolf Racing

Wolf WR5-Ford (Goodyear)

1h 42m 47.12s

3

5

2

John Watson

2

Parmalat Racing Team

Brabham BT46-Alfa Romeo (Goodyear)

1h 42m 52.98s

2

6

2

James Hunt

7

Marlboro Team McLaren

McLaren M26-Ford (Goodyear)

74 laps

1

7

9

Vittorio Brambilla

19

Team Surtees

Surtees TS20-Ford (Goodyear)

74 laps

0

8

10

Alan Jones

27

Williams Grand Prix Engineering

Williams FW06-Ford (Goodyear)

74 laps

0

9

8

Jochen Mass

9

ATS Racing Team

ATS HS1-Ford (Goodyear)

74 laps

0

10

5

Gilles Villeneuve

12

Scuderia Ferrari

Ferrari 312T3 (Michelin)

74 laps

0

11

12

Rupert Keegan

18

Team Surtees

Surtees TS20-Ford (Goodyear)

73 laps

0

12

1

Didier Pironi

3

Elf Team Tyrrell

Tyrrell 008-Ford (Goodyear)

71 laps

0

13

2

Jean-Pierre Jabouille

15

Equipe Renault Elf

Renault RS01 (Michelin)

71 laps

0

14

5

Rolf Stommelen

36

Arrows Racing Team

Arrows FA1-Ford (Goodyear)

71 laps

0

15

7

Clay Regazzoni

17

Shadow Racing Team

Shadow DN9A-Ford (Goodyear)

67 laps Fuel union

0

DNQ

Alberto Colombo

10

ATS Racing Team

ATS HS1-Ford (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Brett Lunger

30

Liggett Group with BS Fabrications

McLaren M26-Ford (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Arturo Merzario

37

Team Merzario

Merzario A1-Ford (Goodyear)

0

DNQ

Emilio de Villota

28

Centro Asegurador F1

McLaren M25-Ford (Goodyear)

0

NPQ

Keke Rosberg

32

Theodore Racing Hong Kong

Theodore TR1-Ford (Goodyear)

0

R

Riccardo Patrese

35

Arrows Racing Team

Arrows FA1-Ford (Goodyear)

21 laps Engine

0

R

Jacky Ickx

22

Team Tissot Ensign

Ensign N177-Ford (Goodyear)

64 laps Engine

0

R

Hector Rebaque

25

Team Rebaque

Lotus 78-Ford (Goodyear)

21 laps Exhausts

0

R

Carlos Reutemann

11

Scuderia Ferrari

Ferrari 312T3 (Michelin)

57 laps Accident

0

R

Emerson Fittipaldi

14

Fittipaldi Automotive

Fittipaldi F5A-Ford (Goodyear)

62 laps Throttle linkage

0

R

Niki Lauda

1

Parmalat Racing Team

Brabham BT46-Alfa Romeo (Goodyear)

56 laps Engine

0

R

Hans-Joachim Stuck

16

Shadow Racing Team

Shadow DN9A-Ford (Goodyear)

45 laps Radius rod

0

R

Patrick Depailler

4

Elf Team Tyrrell

Tyrrell 008-Ford (Goodyear)

51 laps Engine

0

R

Patrick Tambay

8

Marlboro Team McLaren

McLaren M26-Ford (Goodyear)

16 laps Spun

0

Circuit - Jarama

Country

Spain

Location

Ciudalcampo, Madrid

Type

Permanent road course

Length

2.1145 (Miles)

First Race

1967 Jarama F2

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